Blackstone to take on online lenders
A Blackstone portfolio company has rebranded as lending.com as it prepares to compete in the consumer and SME loan space. Peter Rudegeair reports.
U.K. P2P’s rated for riskiness
What happens to P2P returns in another financial crisis? Kate Palmer investigates.
Big banks rejecting large deposits
A combination of low interest, new regulations and risk assessment have led some banks to reject large deposits from institutions and others. Juliet Chung and Sarah Krouse explain.
How altfi took share from big banks
SME’s from around the globe report having difficulty obtaining proper financing from banks, so altfi providers have stepped in. Rohit Arora tells how they did it.